Meet Our Team

Lucian Ionescu
Executive Vice President, Residential Operations

Lucian Ionescu is the Executive Vice President of Residential Operations for Centurion Property Associates Inc. and oversees both the multi-residential and student housing portfolio of properties. He has over 10 years of experience in both property and asset management within the apartment industry. Lucian completed his Bachelor's Degree in Mathematics and Information Technology at the Lucian Blaga University in Romania.

John Lucic
Vice President, Fixed Asset Management and Innovation

John Lucic is responsible for the implementation of all building services and construction projects throughout the portfolio.  He has 15 years experience with implementing technical and capital expenditure projects within the multi-residential, senior housing and commercial sectors.  John received his Bachelor of Commerce from Ryerson University.

Sarah Stewart
Associate Vice President, Marketing and Call Centre Operations

Sarah Stewart is the Associate Vice President of Marketing and Call Centre Operations for Centurion Asset Management Inc., overseeing all aspects of Centurion's marketing platforms including social media, branding, and customer experience. Sarah brings over ten years of strategic marketing and leasing experience in the residential property management industry.

Laura Salvatore
Associate Vice President, Human Capital

Laura Salvatore joined Centurion after graduating from Ryerson University in 2012 and is a Certified Human Resources Leader (CHRL). She is presently the Director of Human Capital for both Centurion Property Associates Inc. and Centurion Asset Management Inc., overseeing all aspects of Centurion's human resources on a national scale. Laura also acts as Secretary to the Board of Trustees for Centurion Apartment REIT, Centurion Real Estate Opportunities Trust, and Centurion Financial Trust. Most recently, Laura was named as a Finalist for the 2019 Canadian HR Awards ADP Canada Award for HR Rising Star of the Year.

Christa Gibbs
Director, Student Operations (London and Waterloo)

Christa Gibbs is the Director, Student Operations for The MARQ Student Communities by Centurion Property Associates Inc. She brings over fourteen years of experience managing both multi-residential and student housing assets, as well over twenty years of relevant customer service experience. Christa is a dedicated leader with a focus on inspiring and fostering a collaborative environment, driven to exceed business goals and deliver excellent resident satisfaction.

Luigi Mazzariello
Director, Student Operations (Calgary and Montreal)

Luigi Mazzariello is the Director for our student housing operations in Calgary (The HUB) and Montreal (La MARQ au 515). He joined La MARQ with over 15 years of hotel guest service experience in the Montreal market and has a passion for exceptional service. Luigi received a Diploma in Tourism Management from the John F. Kennedy Business School.

Daniel Boulton
General Manager, Calgary

Daniel Boulton is the General Manager for the Hub in Calgary, Alberta. Daniel comes to Centurion with over 13 years of experience in the property management industry, having worked most recently at Premium Rentals and Timbercreek Asset Management.

Joan Der
General Manager, London

Joan Der is the General Manager for the London student housing portfolio, in charge of managing its day-to-day operations. She has over 15 years of property management experience. Joan is very passionate in providing exceptional rental and customer service experience.

Kevin Poon
General Manager, Montreal

Kevin Poon is the General Manager for our Montreal student housing portfolio. He brings over five years of leasing and managerial experience in the Montreal student housing industry, as well as over ten years of relevant customer service experience. Kevin is dedicated to providing exceptional customer service, to creating memorable experiences for incoming students and to exceeding expectations. Kevin completed his bachelor's degree in Sociology at Concordia University.

Danielle Gallant
General Manager, Waterloo

Danielle Gallant is the General Manager for our Waterloo student housing portfolio. She has over four years of student housing experience in the Waterloo region. Danielle is dedicated to providing excellent customer service, and creating a warm and welcoming environment for all residents.

Sarah Pierri
Call Centre Supervisor

With over 10 years of customer service experience, Sarah is the Call Centre Supervisor for The MARQ Student Housing. She oversees the Customer Care Team, ensuring the needs of all our residents, prospects and clients are met with the utmost professionalism, satisfaction and respect.